Wednesday, December 8 / 8:00 - 9:30 UTC

Session 98
Societal Impacts of Sex Selection Behaviour

Chair: Youngtae Cho, Seoul National University

1. How Missing Men Lead to Missing Women: Revising Natural Sex Ratios at Birth for the Fragile MaleJoshua K. Wilde, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research (MPIDR).

2. Why should sex selection ultimately decline?Christophe Z. Guilmoto, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD); Laura Rahm, Universitat de Barcelona.

3. Trends in Missing Females at Birth in India from 1981 to 2016: Analyses of 2·1 Million Birth Histories in Nationally Representative SurveysNandita Saikia, Jawaharlal Nehru University; Meh Catherine, University of Toronto; Usha Ram, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); Jayanta Bora, Indian Institute of Dalit Studies (IIDS); Mishra Bhaskar, UNICEF; Chandra Shailaja, GOI; Jha Prabhat, University of Toronto.

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